Plastic Surgeon(s) in South Korea

About Plastic Surgeon in South Korea

About Reconstructive Surgeon

Reconstructive surgeon is a doctor specialized in performing medical and surgical procedures to correct deformities, and restore normal function and appearance that have been caused by birth defects, trauma or medical conditions including cancer. A reconstructive surgeon performs surgery typically to treat body structures affected functionally along with aiming to achieve a more typical appearance of the affected structure.

Who should you visit a Reconstructive Surgeon?

Reconstructive surgeons are commonly visited by people who are looking for the corrective measures for the abnormal structures of the body that may have resulted from:

  • Injury
  • Infection
  • Developmental abnormalities/ deformities (that might have occurred due to an accident, infection, disease or aging)
  • Birth defects (such as cleft lip, craniofacial anomalies or hand deformities)
  • Disease
  • Tumors
  • Trauma

Procedures Performed by Reconstructive Surgeon in South Korea

  • Breast Implant Removal
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction or Mammaplasty
  • Surgery for Correcting Abnormal Development
  • Surgical Correction of Birth Anomalies
  • Craniosynostosis Surgery (Head Reshaping)
  • Gender Confirmation Surgery
  • Congenital Nevi Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Lymphedema Surgical Treatment
  • Microscope-Assisted Operations (Microsurgery)
  • Migraine Surgery
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Panniculectomy (Body Contouring)
  • Scar Revision
  • Septoplasty
  • Reconstruction After Skin Cancer
  • Growing Extra Skin for Reconstruction

About Cosmetic Surgeon

Cosmetic surgeons are doctors specialized to perform surgical procedures to improve a person's physical appearance and, thus, self-esteem and self-confidence. Cosmetic surgeries can be performed on any part of the body or face.

Who is the right candidate to undergo cosmetic surgery?

Generally, a candidate who has good mental and emotional health can go for cosmetic surgery. However, if you have any of the following health problems, you could face a higher rate of complications if you choose to undergo a cosmetic surgery:

  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Disease
  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • A bleeding disorder
  • Severe allergies
  • Elevated cholesterol
  • Autoimmune disease
  • Emotional instability or depression
  • You smoke or drink too much alcohol
  • Infection
  • Improper wound healing
  • Difficulties with anesthesia

What are the expected results achieved after undergoing cosmetic surgery?

Improved aesthetic appeal, symmetry and proportion of the part(s) on which it is performed.

Procedures performed by Cosmetic Surgeons in South Korea

  • For the face
    • Botox
    • Cheek lift
    • Chemical peel
    • Chin surgery
    • Cosmetic dentistry
    • Dermabrasion
    • Eyebrow/forehead rejuvenation (brow lift)
    • Blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery)
    • Face-lift
    • Facial contouring
    • Facial fillers
    • Facial wrinkles
    • Laser hair removal
    • Laser resurfacing
    • Neck lift
    • Otoplasy (ear surgery)
    • Rhinoplasty (nose surgery)
    • Skin problems (blemishes, spider veins, scar revisions, tattoo removal)
    • Wrinkle treatment
  • For the body
    • Abdomen reduction (tummy tuck)
    • Arm lift
    • Liposuction
    • Breast augmentation
    • Breast lift
    • Breast reduction surgery
    • Buttock lift (belt lipectomy)
    • Circumferential body lift
    • Inner thigh lift
    • Laser hair removal
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Frequently Asked Questions

Which are the most popular procedures performed by a Plastic Surgeon in South Korea?

Some of the most popular procedures performed by a plastic surgeon in South Korea include:

  • Liposuction- This is a procedure that involves removing excess fat from target areas. This procedure is usually done on the belly, hips, and thighs. Apart from just removing excess fat, liposuction also helps in contouring the target areas. 

  • Rhinoplasty- This is a very common cosmetic procedure and is often referred to as a ‘nose job’. Rhinoplasty is usually done by people who are unhappy with the shape of their nose and want to modify it. This is achieved by slightly changing the bone or cartilage in your nose and this is a permanent procedure.

  • Skin Graft- This is a reconstructive surgery performed by plastic surgeons. This involves removing skin from one part of the body and transferring it to another part that might have been damaged due to injuries or burns. 

  • Blepharoplasty- This could be done either due to cosmetic reasons or to improve vision. Blepharoplasty commonly referred to as ‘eyelid shaping surgery’, can be done to improve the aesthetic look of one’s eye or done in situations where drooping eyelids cause some sort of deterioration in vision.

Why should you choose a Plastic Surgeon from South Korea?

Plastic surgeons in South Korea have to undergo medical school, after which they have to complete a residency and then pass several tests to be certified. It is only after the completion of all these steps that one can become a plastic surgeon in South Korea. Plastic surgeons in South Korea are highly skilled, educated, and have the practice as they spend around 10-12 years just studying and practicing before being able to become a fully-fledged plastic surgeon. Make sure you study the procedure and conduct research on the doctor you wish to consult. 

What are the average consulting fees of a Plastic Surgeon in South Korea?

Consulting plastic surgeons can be on the slightly pricier side as it costs approximately 155000 to 400000 won which is roughly around 130 to 350 USD. 

What is the quality of Plastic Surgeon in South Korea?

Plastic surgeons in South Korea have to undergo medical school, after which they have to complete a residency and then pass several tests to be certified. It is only after the completion of all these steps that one can become a plastic surgeon in South Korea. Hence, after around 10-12 years of studying and practicing, it is safe to assume that plastic surgeons in South Korea are skilled.

What are the types of Plastic Surgeon which are present in South Korea?

Plastic surgeons in South Korea are usually divided into two subsections, that is, a cosmetic surgeon and a reconstructive surgeon. A cosmetic surgeon’s job is to enhance certain features as per the client’s desires and a reconstructive surgeon’s job is to work on certain congenital or otherwise acquired deformities that the patient has and this is not done for aesthetic reasons. 

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